"Boredom is the root of all evil - the despairing refusal to be oneself"
"Face the facts of being what you are, for that is what changes what you are"
"How absurd men are! They never use the liberties they have, they demand those they do not have. They have freedom of thought, they demand freedom of speech."
"It seems essential, in relationships and all tasks, that we concentrate only on what is most significant and important"
"Life must be understood backwards; but it must be lived forward"
"Life has its own hidden forces which you can only discover by living"
"People demand freedom of speech as a compensation for the freedom of thought which they seldom use"
"The tyrant dies and his rule is over, the martyr dies and his rule begins"
"There is nothing with which every man is so afraid as getting to know how enormously much he is capable of doing and becoming"
"Trouble is the common denominator of living. It is the great equalizer"
"Personality is only ripe when a man has made the truth his own"
"Take away paradox from the thinker and you have a professor"
"The highest and most beautiful things in life are not to be heard about, nor read about, nor seen but, if one will, are to be lived"
"Once you label me, you negate me"
"Our life always expresses the result of our dominant thoughts"
"Truth always rests with the minority, and the minority is always stronger than the majority, because the minority is generally formed by those who really have an opinion, while the strength of a majority is illusory, formed by the gangs who have no opinion"
"The more a man can forget, the greater the number of metamorphoses which his life can undergo, the more he can remember the more divine his life becomes"